Indian Armed Forces receives first Chinook

Indian Armed Forces receives first Chinook

Boeing has officially handed over the first Chinook helicopter to India in the ceremony in Philadelphia, US.

The order for 22 AH-64E Apache attack, and 15CH-47F(I) Chinook transport helicopters had been placed in 2015 which will be received this year.
The AH-64E Apache attack and CH-47F(I) Chinook transport helicopters are the newest models that will help modernise the IAF’s helicopter fleet.

The Chinook is a multi-mission, heavy-lift transport helicopter used to move troops, artillery, ammunition, barrier materials, supplies and equipment on the battlefield.

Source: www.defenceandtechnology.com
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